Team Temporarily Stabilizes Delaware River Bridge Crack

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The team temporarily stabilizing the Delaware River Bridge and planning its permanent repair also are trying to find a precedent for the bridge’s uncommon fracture

Large Fracture Closes Delaware River Bridge

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The Delaware River Bridge was shutdown indefinitely over the weekend after a large fracture was discovered in the bridge connecting the Pennsylvania and New Jersey turnpikes

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Permanent Repair to Fractured Delaware River Bridge to Take Two Months

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The Delaware River Bridge will remain closed to traffic for at least eight more weeks while crews construct a permanent splice to reconnect a large vertical fracture in the 61-year-old symmetrical truss bridge

Delaware DOT Builds Bridge Too Short

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A bridge overpass near Newport Road, in Wilmington, Delaware that crosses over rail tracks cost DelDOT $5 million in 2011 somehow came up short. As reported in DelawareOnline , the overpass is six inches too low can can't accommodate taller freight trains

Liebherr Inks New Dealer for NY, NJ and Delaware

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Liebherr has appointed Hoffman Equipment as a new dealer for New Jersey, New York and Delaware. Hoffman will have dealer sales and service responsibility for the full line of Liebherr earthmoving and material handling equipment. Hoffman’s corporate office, located in Piscataway, N.J.,

Delaware Senate Oks Hazardous Duty Pay For Road Workers

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Delaware State Senate Bill 168 was approved on a 13-8 party line vote Thursday, with one Republican joining majority Democrats. The bill was sponsored by Senator Bryan Townsend last December.

Techmer PM Relocating To New Castle, DE

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Illinois Constructors Complete Norfolk Southern Railroad Superstructure Bridge in Delaware, Ohio

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CHICAGO, Ill. -- Bridge work is completed and on time for the Norfolk Southern Railroad superstructure bridge project over the Olentangy River north of Delaware, Ohio by Illinois Constructors.

Safe + Smart Cities|Pilot Project Launched

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Outdated Welding Practice May Be Cause of Bridge Fracture

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An construction error six decades ago might be the cause of a steel beam fracture discovered Friday on the Delaware River Bridge, reports The Philadelphia Inquirer

California, Illinois, Texas Lead The Charge Toward A Modernized Electric Grid

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Maryland and Delaware (leaders on the East Coast) each move up a spot to fourth and fifth respectively. California, Illinois, Texas Lead The Charge Toward A Modernized Electric Grid originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Dow, DuPont Reveal Agriculture Company Locations

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“Our deep presence in Iowa and Indiana will continue the close ties to our customer base and the broader Agriculture community, while leveraging the existing corporate infrastructure and expertise we have in Delaware – DuPont’s home for more than 200 years.”

Delaware Hospital Expansion Uses Innovative Prefab Technologies

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duPont Hospital for Children in Delaware incorporates significant amounts of prefabricated modules and materials into its construction. Featuring a five-story atrium lit by natural sunlight at its entrance, the expansion of the Nemours/Alfred I.

Delaware River Span Opens Early After $12M Fracture Fix

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Crews completed a permanent splice on the fractured Delaware River Bridge, which links Pennsylvania and New Jersey, one month early, allowing I-276 traffic to resume on March 9 for the first time since Jan. 20, when the crack was found on the 1.25-mile-long symmetrical truss bridge

Lawn Care Service Keeps Grass and Environment Green

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Clean Air Lawn Care North Delaware is a sustainable and organic lawn care service for residential and commercial properties

BF Expands State Energy Rankings With Natural Gas, Lowest Emissions And Biofuels Leaders

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Vermont took first place in BF ‘s new state ranking for Lowest CO 2 emissions, followed by Rhode Island, Delaware, South Dakota and Idaho in the top five. “We’re not surprised a bucolic location like Vermont has a small carbon footprint, but kudos to Rhode Island and Delaware for joining the top ranks of the greenest states,” Rogers said.

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ENR MidAtlantic Names Richter as 2016 Legacy Award Winner

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Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia ENR MidAtlantic is pleased to announce Irvin E. Richter as the 2016 Legacy Award winner.

Join me at the PA/NJ Sustainability Symposium on March 12

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The half-day forum will bring together over 600 industry, education and community leaders to share best practices, address challenging issues and provide cutting edge information about sustainability in the Delaware Valley. Articles Cliff Majersik Katherine Gajewski Priscilla Richards delaware valley green building council dvgbc sustainability sustainability forum

Fractured Delaware River Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule

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A permanent splice on the fractured Delaware River Bridge was completed about a month ahead of the estimated schedule. The 1.25-mile-long bridge connecting the Pennsylvania and New Jersey turnpikes on Interstate 276 opened to traffic on March 9 for the first time since it was closed on Jan.

Delaware Landscaper Opening New Design Studio

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Ashton Group found its dream property and is making it over to become new headquarters by next spring

Atlantic Constructors Named ENR MidAtlantic Specialty Contractor of the Year

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The 18 participating firms from Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia reported a total of $2.4 The Dec. 26 issue of ENR MidAtlantic will feature Atlantic Constructors Inc. as the Specialty Contractor of the Year.

Keast & Hood Principal Emeritus Dies At 88

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Keast & Hood principal emeritus, died on July 11 in Delaware County, Pa. Carl A. Baumert, Jr., He was 88

Antitrust Suit Against Caterpillar Dismissed

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District Judge Richard Andrews in Delaware dismissed an antitrust lawsuit accusing Caterpillar Inc. , and other heavy-equipment makers of conspiring to thwart an online seller of Chinese construction equipment

One Year Later

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One year ago on this date, a storm named Sandy made a sharp left turn off the coast of New Jersey and moved ashore a few miles north of Atlantic City.

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Helping Emergency Bridge Repair Beat Tight Deadline

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Hetrick, then of AECOM, played key role in beating tight schedule for emergency Delaware bridge repair. People

ICP Seeks Another Shot at Caterpillar

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Delaware River Interstate Bridge Shut to Assess Truss Fracture

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Investigation will assess the condition of the bridge

Polymorph of Plastics

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Mid-Atlantic Construction News

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The Mid-Atlantic region including Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, and West Virginia provides a hotbed of construction activity.

GamePlan’s aim: ‘lean’ collaboration

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In devising its product, US-based startup GamePlan (headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware) has consciously tried not to copy existing SaaS construction software providers’ approach to collaboration.

People: MidAtlantic

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Updates about construction professionals in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia. Bonus Regions

Firm Pushes Off-Grid Power Model for Data Centers

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TDC cites demand despite recent defeat of University of Delaware project whose 279-MW power plant was fought by neighbors. Infrastructure

Survival Guide for Construction Firms in the Mid-Atlantic Region

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comprising Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, as well as parts of southern New Jersey and New York, is commonly referred to as a typical American region, due to the mix of urban and rural spaces, ethnic diversity, religious pluralism and historic locations.

Teenager Injured in Fall at Construction Site

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In July 2014, a Delaware high school student suffered a head injury after a one-story fall off an unguarded balcony at a construction site. The young man was hurt while removing construction debris from an unguarded balcony at a new, multifamily site as a cooperative education student employed by Reybold Homes Inc. OSHA inspectors responded to the scene to investigate and determined the company willfully exposed him to fall hazards by not providing proper safeguards

Public RFPs: What Do We Do With You?

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While on perhaps one occasion I considered going to a local bridge like the Ben Franklin or Delaware Memorial and hurling myself off of it, I managed to maintain relative sanity through the process – although there were times when it could have easily gone either way.

Sensing Trouble:Medical Imaging Detects Hidden Damage in Bridges, Roads

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Searching for another way to find structural failures, University of Delaware engineers have developed a new method to monitor a structure's health using a medical imaging technology that is used to detect illness and irregularities in human lungs

Transportation-Award of Merit: Delaware's Indian River Inlet Bridge

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Project withstood a rare earthquake and two storms even before it was completed in 2011. Bonus Regions